From all around the Midwest, 16 players came to Marshalltown, Iowa, for a chance to play in one of best tournaments of the year. Top players came from Minnesota, Wisconsin and Kansas, along with some cuemen from around central Iowa. The two flights of 8 games were played to 20 points, with the top three advancing to the final bracket of 6.

Every year USBA president Mazin Shooni hosts a warmup for the natioal championship at his premier billiard room Amazin Billiards in Malden, Massachusetts. This year is no exception as the event is now scheduled for April 6-8. Contact Mazin at 248-910-4466 if you want to join in on the fun. Limit is 20 players and there is $100 added prize money for each player.

The 2018 USBA National Qualifier Season is underway. As the events take place, and the results come in, we will update the information in this article with charts, pictures and stories. Click the read more below to see the winners, charts and pictures for the events completed so far.

The United States Billiard Association presents the 2018 USBA 3-Cushion National Championship. This year's event promises to be the best US tournament the billiard world has ever seen. Start with the $10,000 guaranteed additional money added to the tournament yielding the largest prize fund in USBA history! Add the fabulous Casino Del Sol Resort in Tucson, Arizona who will once again host this magnificent event. Add the many additional events planned, including race to 5 mini tournaments with even more prize money to be won, and you have the makings of an exceptional 3-cushion billiard experience for all.

Trinh Do emerged the winner in a 56 player field in the first USBA Amateur "B" Classic Tournament. Mercedes Gonazalez placed second. The event was held Jannuary 8-13 at the Casino Del Sol Resort in Tucson Arizona.

NOTICE: Field expanded to 56 players -- NOW FULL!

The USBA Amateur B-Classic 3-Cushion Tournament will be held January 8-13, 2018 at the Casino Del Resort in Tucson, Arizona. The field is limited to 56 players and as of December 19th it is now full! No more open spots... although a last minute cancellation could of course come in. Click the "Read More" link below to see the official players list.

Very soon players and fans alike will get to see which "B" has the biggest sting!

Playing? Going to the event? CLICK TO MAKE A RESERVATION at the Casino Del Sol Resort. (Use money-saving reservations code: USBA.)

The official list of players, tournament format and daily schedule follows: